Film sheds light on maternal and child health issue
TORONTO, June 17 /CNW Telbec/ - Thursday, June 17th is day two of the G(irls)20 Summit in Toronto. Today will feature a private screening of No Woman, No Cry, a documentary by first time director Christy Turlington-Burns which follows the powerful stories of at-risk pregnant women in four parts of the world, including a remote Maasai tribe in Tanzania, a slum of Bangladesh, a post-abortion care ward in Guatemala, and a prenatal clinic in the United States.
Thursday evening media will have the opportunity to meet and speak with the 21 delegates, Christy Turlington-Burns and Belinda Stronach at a private reception at Brassaii Restaurant.
Thursday, June 17th, 2010
1:30 p.m. SHARP - 3:00 p.m.
Maternal & Child Health Presentation
Screening of No Woman, No Cry
First time director, Christy Turlington-Burns will be on hand
for the Canadian debut of her directorial film No Woman, No Cry
Scotiabank Theatre, Cinema No. 6
259 Richmond Street West (at John St.), Toronto
1 minute trailer:
HI-RES (uncompressed) Trailer:
720p, H.264 Trailer:
NOTE: - Due to the fact that this film has not been officially
released, we are obligated to enforce a no recording device
policy. NO CELL PHONES, BLACKBERRIES, CAMERAS OR RECORDING
Please arrive early for collection of recording devices.
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
G(irls)20 Summit Reception with Delegates, Belinda Stronach and
461 King Street West, Toronto
For more information on the G(irls)20 Summit, visit www.girlsandwomen.com.
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